Jamie Oliver

The expertise and the passion and the whole school approach that the Food for Life Partnership has is absolutely leading the way at the front line of the fight against obesity – end of story.

Jamie Oliver


Project progress

We are delighted to share the news that the Food for Life Partnership has been awarded a further £1million from the Big Lottery to carry on its vital work with schools and communities across England. This funding will help us continue to grow our hugely successful national programme over the next year. Find out more.

Achievements so far

  • Over 4,500 schools and caterers signed up to achieving a Bronze award or higher
  • 182 Flagship schools and communities across England fast tracking to achieving the Gold award with our support
  • Over 150,000 children, parents and school staff have been cooking, growing and visiting farms thanks to the Food for Life Partnership
  • Over 600,000 children eating Food for Life accredited meals every day across England  

The Food for Life Partnership is a network of schools and communities across England committed to transforming food culture. Together we are revolutionising school meals, reconnecting children and young people with where their food comes from, and inspiring families to grow and cook food.

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